5 Tamil fishermen reported missing in Batticaloa

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 18:52 GMT]
Five Tamil fishermen went for fishing from Oaddamaavadi in Batticaloa district have been reported missing since May 14. They left in a trawler for deep fishing in Bay of Bengal but failed to return thereafter, according to complaints lodged with the Kalkudaa Police by their relatives.

The missing fishermen have been identified as Mohanraj, 27, Ravi, 48 of Vaalaichchenai, Suki, 24, Dilukshan, 19 and Theepan, 19 of Trincomalee.

The matter has been brought to the notice of civic group.

 

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